Funding Opportunities

Past Innovation Grant Winners


*Following aggregated by National Center for Families Learning (NCFL).

Karma for Cara Foundation Microgrant

Deadline Jul 1, 2022

"Students 18 years of age and under may apply for funds between $250 and $1,000 to complete service projects in their communities throughout the United States..."

Big Lots Foundation Grants

Jan 4, 2022 - Jul 1, 2022

"Big Lots invests in partnerships that improve and enrich the lives of families and children. Support is provided in the form of monetary gifts, gift cards, and merchandise in-kind. Significant partnership projects and capital requests are by invitation only..."

InterConnection Nonprofit Grants

Mar 1, 2022 - Jul 31, 2022

"Computer grants are awarded to organizations that deliver necessary and valuable services to underserved communities like technology training, health care, education, and job training, but need upgraded computers to better manage their organization and improve their capacity to deliver those valuable services..."

Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood

Deadline Sep 30, 2022

"The Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood is an incubator of promising research and development projects that appear likely to improve the welfare of young children, from infancy through 7 years, in the United States..."

The Nora Roberts Foundation

Deadline Oct 1, 2022

"The primary focus of the Nora Roberts Foundation is to support literacy. Additional areas of focus are: Children's programs, arts organizations, and humanitarian efforts, with local organizations being its priority. All organizations supported must be a registered 501(c)(3)..."

ALDI Smart Kids Program

Deadline Dec 15, 2022, Times: Applications are accepted February 1 – December 15 each year.

"Grants ranging from $100 to $5,000 and ALDI gift cards are provided to local community organizations that encourage kids to be active in the areas of education, physical activity, nutrition, socializing, and the arts…"